Greg Smith - Draft Prospect Profile

Greg Smith (Fresno State)
Height: 6-10 Weight: 250lbs
Position: C
Hometown: Fresno, CA

Accolades:
• 2009-10 WAC Freshman of the Year (WAC Head Coaches)
• 2009-10 WAC Freshman of the Year (NetScouts Basketball LLC)
• 2009-10 Freshman All-American (CollegeInsider.com)
• GoBulldogs.com Student-Athlete of the Week (Nov. 9-15, 2009)

2009-10 (Freshman):
As one the nation's premier freshmen, he dominated the frontcourt and solidified his powerful presence as the only Bulldog starter in all 33 games ... he earned 2009-10 WAC Freshman of the Year and Freshman All-American (CollegeInsider.com) honors ... ranked as one of the top 12 overall in field goal percentage and the NCAA's 50th highest scoring freshman ... during his inaugural Bulldog campaign, he averaged 11.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.2 blocks per game while converting 58 percent of his field goal attempts (148-257), the seventh-best single-season performance in program history ... led team with four double-doubles (Nov. 13, Nov. 19, Nov. 23 and Jan. 23), including three of his first four collegiate contests with the other lifting the Bulldogs to a key 87-77 victory over Nevada ... on the season, finished third in the WAC in field goal percentage (148-257, 57.6%), eighth in the WAC in blocked shots (40) and blocked shots per game (1.21), ninth in the WAC in offensive rebounds (76) and offensive rebounds per game (2.3), and 15th in the WAC in rebounds per game (5.8) ... in the final WAC-only regular season rankings, finished ninth in field goal percentage (69-130, 53.1%), offensive rebounds (39) and offensive rebounds per game (2.4), 13th in steals (16) and steals per game (1.0), and 15th in blocked shots (9) and blocked shots per game (0.6) ... recorded career-high 25 points and grabbed a career-best 11 rebounds to power the win over Nevada on Jan. 23, 2010 ... scored at least 20 points in three games and reached double-digits in 20 contests.

Personal: Born Jan. 8, 1991 in Vallejo, Calif. ... mother is Cheryl Duckworth ... has one older sister, Ashely, and one younger brother, Divante ... his uncle, Steve Shelley, was a Fresno State wide-receiver two-year football letterwinner (1988-89) and signed with the San Diego Chargers in 1990 ... enjoys playing basketball and video games, eating, sleeping and texting ... favorite athlete is Lebron James because he has drive and is the next behind Michael Jordan ... biggest athletic thrill is dunking on people ... most admires his mother because she taught him to never give up ... chose to attend Fresno State because of his family connection and it is his favorite school ... also recruited by Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Kansas State, UCLA and USC.

Greg Smith: Career Statistics

Minutes Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2009-10 33-33 913 27.7 148 257 .576 0 0 .000 85 145 .586 76 116 192 5.8 99 1 40 69 40 27 381 11.5
TOTAL 33-33 913 27.7 148 257 .576 0 0 .000 85 145 .586 76 116 192 5.8 99 1 40 69 40 27 381 11.5